Waring Lecture Series

Looking for something to do this Thursday evening?

Why not sit in on Dr. Mark Nichter’s upcoming talk, a part of our Waring Distinguished Lecturer Series?

“Anthropology Matters: Building Capacity for Tobacco Cessation in India and Indonesia- From Formative Research to Clinic and Community-Based Intervention”

The talk will be held at 7:00 p.m. in TLC 1301 on the campus of the University of West Georgia

Students and faculty can participate in an informal Q&A session about public health and the social sciences with Dr. Nichter at 1:30 p.m. at the Anthropology Building, room 12.

Waring Talk Poster
Mark Nichter Talk Poster

Dr. Nichter received a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University Edinburgh and an M.P.H. in International Health from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. To cut from his bio, he “holds joint appointments in the Departments of Family and Community Medicine and the College of Public Health at the University of Arizona as well as the Arizona Cancer Center.  Dr. Nichter has over 30 years of experience conducting health related research in Asia, Africa, and North America and is well known to the global health as well as the tobacco control communities.”

This event is sponsored by the Antonio J. Waring, Jr. Endowment and Scholarship Fund.